Game Programmer [Magic: The Gathering Online]- Big Blue Bubble

Published On: 7 February 2023Categories: Careers

Are you a Game Programmer who is also an advanced player of Magic: The Gathering? Big Blue Bubble is seeking a skilled, motivated, and talented Game Programmer who is also a casual expert of Magic: The Gathering. This is a unique opportunity to combine your passion for the MTG global franchise with your strong game programming skills as this role is accountable for the game features and related systems for Magic: The Gathering Online.

To be an effective team member, you will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 2 years of software programming experience in the video game industry.
  • Strong working knowledge of C#.
  • Working knowledge of WPF/XAML.
  • Familiarity with Magic the Gathering comprehensive rules.
  • Familiarity with the current Magic: The Gathering Online game.
  • Experience working with and improving large, legacy systems.
  • Experience with Windows and Microsoft systems, Linux experience is a bonus.
  • Excellent problem-solving and math skills.
  • Experience with databases and source control systems.
  • Experience with graphics, animation, networking and other game programming domains.
  • Solid knowledge of software design concepts, such as object-oriented programming, common design patterns, and game development lifecycles.
  • Solid knowledge of game programming practices, such as unit testing and agile development models.

You also have the following attributes:

  • Ability to quickly learn and master new skills.
  • Self-directed.
  • A clear communicator.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Comfortable working in a team.
  • Enthusiastic about gaming culture.